Agency Rankings by Demographic

Under 40


The scores by demographic show the Best Places to Work index scores according to a given demographic group. The index scores measure the performance of agencies and agency subcomponents related to employee satisfaction and commitment.


Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)

Click on the links below to view an agency’s full report. Click on the column headings to sort by rank, agency name, score or change.

Rank Agency 2014 2013 Change
1 National Aeronautics and Space Administration 77.6 78.7 -1.10 
2 Department of Commerce 73.7 75.2 -1.50 
3 Department of State 67.9 71.8 -3.90 
4 Department of Health and Human Services 63.4 67.2 -3.80 
5 Department of Justice 62.7 68.4 -5.70 
6 Social Security Administration 62.0 66.4 -4.40 
7 Environmental Protection Agency 61.8 67.3 -5.50 
8 Department of Transportation 61.0 66.7 -5.70 
9 Department of the Treasury 59.5 62.5 -3.00 
10 Department of the Interior 59.3 61.4 -2.10 
11 Department of Labor 57.3 59.0 -1.70 
12 Department of Agriculture 56.5 58.1 -1.60 
13 Office of the Secretary of Defense, Joint Staff, Defense Agencies, and Department of Defense Field Activities 55.3 57.2 -1.90 
14 Department of the Navy 55.0 59.9 -4.90 
15 Department of the Air Force 52.6 55.7 -3.10 
15 Department of Veterans Affairs 52.6 61.5 -8.90 
17 Department of the Army 49.1 53.3 -4.20 
18 Department of Homeland Security 40.1 47.6 -7.50 
Intelligence Community 0.00 
Not all agencies have data for demographic groups, due to small sample sizes.

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